In this episode host, LaKeisha Entsuah chats with Dr. Michelle Deering, licensed clinical psychologist and mother-daughter relationship consultant about easing the tension in the teenage years. Dr. Deering shares with us that the idea of the “tumultuous teen years” is a myth and how we can improve our parenting to improve our relationships with our daughters.
Legacy Thought of the Week: Remember that you used to be a teenager.
Highlights of the Episode
2:10 – Thought of the Week
5:25 – When does the tension begin?
22:12 – Do I need a coach or a therapist?
25:40 – Definition of Wellness, Mother/Daughter Edition
About Dr. Deering
Dr. Michelle Deering is a Mother-Daughter Relationship Personal Trainer who believes that every mother and daughter should have a thriving loving relationship. This refreshing approach has made her a sought-after speaker, online educator, and consultant.
While Michelle (a Brown University alum) is also a licensed psychologist in NC & NJ and a nationally board-certified sport psychologist, she has served as a Fortune 500 corporate trainer, business school Admissions Officer, and higher education professional. Nowadays you’ll find her speaking at conferences, training for her next Reebok Spartan Sprint Race, and practicing rudiments on her drum kit — all while coaching, serving clients, and recording her hit podcast, Mother Daughter Connections™.